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Deterioration of bulk heterojunction organic photovoltaic devices by a minute amount of oxidized fullerene

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Abstract

A chemical model of deterioration of a bulk heterojunction organic solar cell containing a photooxidized product of 1,4-bis(dimethylphenylsilylmethyl)[60]fullerene suggests that molecular oxygen degrades device performance by two mechanisms.

Graphical abstract: Deterioration of bulk heterojunction organic photovoltaic devices by a minute amount of oxidized fullerene

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The article was received on 12 Jan 2012, accepted on 23 Feb 2012 and first published on 24 Feb 2012


Article type: Communication
DOI: 10.1039/C2CC30262D
Citation: Chem. Commun., 2012,48, 3878-3880
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    Deterioration of bulk heterojunction organic photovoltaic devices by a minute amount of oxidized fullerene

    Y. Matsuo, A. Ozu, N. Obata, N. Fukuda, H. Tanaka and E. Nakamura, Chem. Commun., 2012, 48, 3878
    DOI: 10.1039/C2CC30262D

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